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Choo Choo Pension

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Yesilada Mah. 3. Sok. No:2 Egirdir Merkez, Egirdir, Turkey
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Ranked #1 of 11 Egirdir B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed here for 1 night as Egirdir was a half way between Kas - Istanbul. The room was clean but very basic. I can criticise the bed which was little bit damp and also the room was smelt of smoke. I couldn`t sleep very well for this reason. The traditional Turkish breakfast in the morning which was lovely,... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One thing I can never forget at Choo Choo Pension is the warm hospitality afforded to us by the owners of the place. They hardly have staff and do all the work themselves. We reached late in the evening and yet, they stayed up to help us get into our rooms, asked if we needed a cuppa tea or would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Situated right in front of the lake, the pension offers one of the nicest view in Egirdir. We stayed one night just to continue the roadtrip to Cappadocia the day after but we were so amazed by the place. We were very pleased with the warm welcoming of the hosts. We dined in the restaurant of the pension and we... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We spent five excellent nights here in a large, nicely-furnished, spotless room on the top floor with windows and glass doors giving views of leafy plane trees and the lake. Husseyin and Yilmaz and their families could not have been kinder, giving traditional Turkish hospitality at all times, offering helpful advice on excursions and collecting us from and taking us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Set on the edge of the lake on an island linked to the mainland by a causway this place is lovely. The views are amazing, the food fresh and tasty, the hospitality warm and friendly. The rooms are clean and fresh. A lovely place to stay!

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

We arrived late afternoon in heavy rain disappointed that our planned dinner by the lakeside was not to be. However, our disappointment was offset by the warmth of our greeting. Our party stayed in Lautrec and the room next to it. Both overlooked the lake and were of a very decent size with good facilities. Given the weather we decided... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stayed here for 3 days and had a great time. Huseyin was incredibly helpful - we discovered the day before arriving that our overnight bus would drop us off in Egirdir at 4am. Huseyin not only accommodated our last minute request to book a room for that extra night/morning we'd be arriving, but also picked us up from the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This is a comfortable familiy-run pension in an excellent location. All the facilities work: taps, TV, wi-fi, plugs. No reason for any complaint. The proprietor is really helpful and appears able to arrange anything: boat trips, cycle hire, walking guides. The lakeside restaurant is excellent, but if driven inside by bad weather the place is a bit spartan. Food is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The Choo Choo pension has lovey, spacious rooms some with access to a balcony with views to the lake. It is run by a welcoming family. The host Huseyin was a wealth of information and very helpful. Upon hearing that we had an early bus to catch upon leaving he provided us their amazing breakfast and a ride to the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Like other pensions in the town this looked quite ordinary but the rooms were clean and quiet and the dinner and breakfast were lovely home-cooked meals from much of their own making or preparation : butter, olives, eggs, dolmas, pastries, conserves (watch out for pips in the cherry jam).

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